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Former GSBS Dean Stancel announces retirement from UTHealth

After more than 47 years of extraordinary service to UTHealth, George M. Stancel, PhD, senior vice president for Academic and Research Affairs and former dean of the Graduate School, has announced his ...
May 6, 2019
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PhD student Cogdill receives Fulbright Scholarship

Student Alexandria Cogdill was recently named a recipient of a Fulbright U.S. Student Research Award. With this award, she will continue her dissertation work, which investigates how gut microbiome influences...
May 3, 2019
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MD Anderson CPRIT Research Training Program announces 2019-2020 scholars

Ten Graduate School student have been named 2019-2020 CPRIT Graduate Scholar Award recipients as part of the CPRIT Research Training Program at MD Anderson Cancer Center. 
April 26, 2019
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Behringer receives 2019 Oldham award

Faculty member Richard R. Behringer, PhD, was named the 2019 recipient of the D. Dudley and Judy White Oldham Faculty Award.
April 22, 2019
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Levental part of research group awarded HFSP grant

Faculty member Ilya Levental, PhD, along with researchers from Ohio, Finland, and Germany were awarded a three-year grant worth over $1 million from the Human Frontier Science Program to research the regulation...
April 17, 2019
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Faculty member Galko appointed to Matney professorship

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences faculty member Michael J. Galko, PhD, has been appointed the Thomas Stull Matney, PhD, Endowed Professor...
April 10, 2019
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Hu named 2019 McGovern teaching award winner

Students from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences selected Jian Hu, PhD, as the recipient of the 2019 John P. McGovern Award for Outstanding...
April 10, 2019
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Cotter to speak at 2019 Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Department Retreat

Peggy Cotter, PhD, the keynote speaker for the 2019 Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Retreat, kindly provides us with further insight into her past, present, and future milestones. This interview was...
April 8, 2019
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AMBR SpotLIGHT: Tanner Wright

The Association of Minority Biomedical Researchers will be featuring interviews with its members as a way to highlight GSBS students and life inside and outside of the lab. This feature will be posted ...
April 4, 2019
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Student Cassidy’s first-author paper published on the cover of Science Advances

Student Ryan Cassidy had his first-author paper, A lateral hypothalamus to basal forebrain neurocircuit promotes feeding by suppressing responses to anxiogenic environmental cues, published on...
March 20, 2019
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